PHILIPPA RAE worked at the BBC for over fourteen years in the Education and Children's Production departments. She produced radio programmes for BBC Children's Radio and Cbeebies Radio for over nine years. On Cbeebies Radio she had over thirty stories, as well as many poems, featured. She also has had stories and poems included in anthologies. She holds a BA in dance and an MA in film and television studies and has choreographed pieces for children for the British Arts Awards. She currently lives in England.